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[Texas Theater - 213 W. Crawford]

Description: Photograph of the front of the Texas Theater, part of the 200 Block of W. Crawford Street in Palestine, Texas. The building is made of brick and has masonry embellishments on the facade. There is a "Texas" sign on the front of the building and several signs are visible above the box office, one says "The Brasher Dubloon."
Date: 1950~
Location Info:
Partner: Anderson County Historical Commission

Heritage, 2010, Volume 4

Description: Quarterly publication containing articles related to the preservation of historic artifacts and sites in Texas. Feature articles discuss various aspects of Texas history and heritage, often highlighting museums and collections within the state. Also included are book reviews, current preservation news, and a listing of historical museums in Texas.
Date: 2010
Creator: Texas Historical Foundation
Partner: Texas Historical Foundation

[Desert Song Stop Sign]

Description: Photograph of a promotional stop sign for the movie, "the Desert Song" on Fredonia Street in Longview, Texas, as noted on the back of the photograph. The stop sign reads: "STOP, SEE, HEAR THE DESERT SONG." There are parked and moving cars behind the sign, and there are several brick buildings in the background. One building, on the left side of the photograph, has a sign that reads: "CRAIN'S CORNER DRUG STORE" and "Coca Cola."
Date: 1929
Partner: Longview Public Library

Exterior Theater

Description: Copy photograph of two buses outside the Circle Theater in Dallas, Texas at the premier of the movie War Wagon. Banners on the buses read, "War Wagon Belles, War Wagon, World Premier, Dallas, Sat. May 27, Ft. Worth." There are several cars in front of the theater.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Jefferson Theater

Description: Copy photograph of a van and horse-drawn wagon in front of the Jefferson Theater in Beaumont, Texas for the premier of John Wayne movie The War Wagon. The van and wagon are stopped on the side of the street, and several people are gathered around.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

The Palace during WWII

Description: Photograph of two soldiers in uniform standing in front of the Palace Theater in Childress, Texas during World War II. Two jeeps labeled "U. S. Army Recruiting Service" are parked in front of the theater. A sign that reads "What Next Cpl Hargrove" is affixed to the front of the theater.
Date: unknown
Partner: Childress County Heritage Museum

East Hickory Looking West Towards the Denton Square

Description: East Hickory looking west towards the Denton Square. On the left are the Russell-Newman and Denton Record Chronicle buildings. First State Bank and the Campus Theater are also shown. Two trucks, one yellow and one orange, are parked on the right side of the street. Two children are riding bicycles down the street, center frame, away from the camera.
Date: unknown
Partner: Denton Public Library

[News Clip: Untitled]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV television station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about people waiting in line in front of the Worth theater in Fort Worth for the first Thanksgiving showing of the Elvis Presley movie "Love Me Tender." Footage includes the theater marquee and people waiting in line including members of the Fort Worth Elvis Presley Fan Club, Marcia Murdock who is first in the ticket line, and Sylvia Cooles. The story concludes with a shot of the movie screen and the audience cheering. This footage is referenced by the script "Elvis Presley, Actor," which has not yet been digitized.
Date: November 29, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: AMC Security]

Description: Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story. This story aired at 6:00 P.M.
Date: August 15, 1997
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections